Gov. Jay Inslee, who will have the ultimate say over the construction of what would be the Northwest's largest oil-by-rail transfer terminal in Vancouver, hasn't taken a stand on the project. But members of the state's Congressional delegation are weighing in.
By The Columbian April 17, 2014 6 a.m.
The Port of Vancouver will hold its first of four public tours scheduled in 2014 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 30.
By Andrea Chang and Julie Makinen, Los Angeles Times April 17, 2014 6 a.m.
LOS ANGELES — The largest tech IPO of the year will come from a company that many Americans have never heard of.
By Scott Wilson, The Washington Post April 16, 2014 7:04 p.m.
OAKDALE, Pa. — President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced a pair of grant programs designed to bring academic institutions and businesses closer together to help prepare the American workforce for jobs that may otherwise go unfilled.
By SCOTT MAYEROWITZ, Associated Press April 16, 2014 3:28 p.m.
NEW YORK — Airline executives frequently complain about fuel costs. But the truth is higher prices actually have been good for business.
By Aaron Corvin April 16, 2014 4:20 p.m.
U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell, D-Wash., on Wednesday took public testimony and asked questions at Vancouver City Hall during her first field hearing as chairwoman of the Senate Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship.
By RACHEL LA CORTE, Associated Press April 16, 2014 12:11 p.m.
OLYMPIA — Washington state added an estimated 6,700 jobs in March and the unemployment rate is holding steady at 6.3 percent, according to a report released Wednesday by the state Employment Security Department.
By Associated Press April 16, 2014 9:59 a.m.
PORTLAND — After years of layoffs or weak hiring, many school districts in Oregon are hiring teachers.
By MANUEL VALDES, Associated Press April 16, 2014 6 a.m.
SEATTLE — Dish Network Corp. will reimburse Washington customers about $2 million for a surcharge officials called deceptive, but the satellite TV provider denied wrongdoing in the agreement announced Tuesday by the state attorney general's office.
By Salvador Rodriguez, Los Angeles Times April 16, 2014 6 a.m.
Google Inc. has applied for a patent that details a way to fit a camera into a contact lens.
By The Columbian April 16, 2014 6 a.m.
David Henderson has been named president of Prestige Care Inc. and Prestige Senior Living LLC., both based in Vancouver.
By The Columbian April 15, 2014 4:51 p.m.
SALEM, Ore. — Oregon state economists say March saw the largest one-month increase in jobs since well before the Great Recession.
By STEVEN DuBOIS, Associated Press April 15, 2014 4:30 p.m.
PORTLAND — The company that operates the Port of Portland’s container terminal has been fined $18,360 following a safety inspection by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration.